Jumbo lippies — better known as lip crayons are ever-so-popular right now. And why not? They are easy to use, don’t nee sharpening and they seem like they were made for those of use who have, well, jumbo lips… When a brand like Burt’s Bees gets on boards with a tried and true trend like […]
CUTLER TAKES BROOKLYN – OPENS FOURTH NYC SALON IN WILLIAMSBURG The innovators and curators of Cutler Salon have taken the next step to grow the esteemed salon brand with the opening of cutler brooklyn situated in Williamsburg, NY. Under the tutelage of Rodney Cutler, seasoned Cutler Senior Stylist, Tyson Kennedy, conceived cutler brooklyn as a […]
The air is crisp, leaves are turning brilliant shades of and the days are getting shorter — all signs that fall is upon us. One of my favorite ways to celebrate the new season is to try new makeup! Summer makeup is typically bright and light with glossy lip and sheer hues. In fall we get […]
I attend Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York on the regular—February and September—and my beauty “needs” change with the season. September is seasonally muggy, warm and just doesn’t agree with me on any level. Between my hot flashes and frizzy hair, I need an arsenal of beauty products that work from dawn to well, […]
The after-effects of a summer spent in the sun can result in a fading tan and uneven skin tone that looks slightly dull. You can perk up you skin with a brightening mask that exfoliates and reveals fresh skin. So we put together a simple recipe that uses papaya for our DIY Spa(ahh) Day Sunday. […]
Joan Smalls, the number one model in the world, covers the October SELF and discusses how she shot from a struggling model to the top in 5 years. Chalk it up to goals and drive. You can read the interview with Smalls here. Photographed by Patrick Demarchelier.
It’s hot off the press, and we haven’t tried it yet, but we will. Soon… Girl, by Pharrell Williams is available at Sephora and here are the deets about the fragrance. Bae. The Story Pharrell Williams and avant-garde fashion house Comme des Garçons collaborated to create a blend of no bounds. The result? A stylish […]
Mommy-to-be (again), Alicia Keys covers Covers October 2014 Marie Claire South Africa, photographed by Nino Muñoz.
It’s almost time for the infamous Friday Happy Hour. But after 8 hours behind a desk, in a cubicle or __________(you fill in the blank), how do you get from zero to 100 in a minute? Easy peasy. Powder your nose and perfect your pout with a healthy dose of Too Faced Melted Liquified Long Wear […]
Brown girl here — that means I live in the no ash zone. As they say, #ICant. I can’t have ashy skin. And believe it or not, the right body lotion does make a difference in whether or not I conquer the ash when I lotion up. All lotions are not create equal. You can […]
Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York is over, but we are still enthralled with the beautiful hair and makeup looks for Spring/Summer 2015 that we saw backstage. Dewy skin, with barely there makeup was the front-runner among most designers as the makeup of choice. Soft lips paired with pastel eyes were a close runner-up […]
Actress and new Blinging Mommy, Kerry Washington, was glowing at The Limited Scandal Collection launch event on on September 22, 2014 in New York City. And while she has so much to keep her in-the-glow—new baby, new clothing line, and that hit show Scandal—we can’t help but think that a sweep of a golden apricot hued blush […]